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Sunday, December 19, 2010

2011 Book Blogger Recommendation Challenge


Hosted by Reading With Tequila. (click the link to go to sign up page)

The Rules:

•Challenge will run January 1, 2011 to December 31, 2011. Participants can join anytime throughout the challenge.

•Create an intro post, linking back to this post.

•Sign up with the MckLinky below. Please link to your challenge intro post, not your blog home page.

•Chose your own books from the list. You can decide to read books only on the Top 25 list or from the entire recommendation list. You do not have to make a list of books before the challenge begins.

•All forms of books acceptable (audiobooks, eBooks, etc.)

•Rereads do not count towards the completion of the challenge. The challenge is about discovering books that are new to you.

•You don't need a blog to participate.

•Reviews, while always appreciated, are not mandatory.

MY TITLES (I chose Level V - 20+ books):
1. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - J.K. Rowling
2. Harry Potter and the Dealthy Hallows - J.K. Rowling
3. Pride and Prejudice - Jane Austen
4. Twilight - Stephenie Meyer
5. The Host - Stephenie Meyer
6. The Book Thief - Markus Zusak
7. City of Bones - Cassandra Clare
8. To Kill a Mockingbird - Harper Lee
9. DreamFever - Karen Marie Moning
10. Darkfever - Karen Marie Moning
11. Rot & Ruin - Jonathan Maberry

12. Shiver - Maggie Stiefvater

13. The Great Gatsby - F. Scott Fitzgerald
14. Hex Hall - Rachel Hawkins
15. Crescendo - Becca Fitzpatrick
16. Graceling - Kristin Cashore
17. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - J.K. Rowling
18. Soulless - Gail Carriger
19. The Bourne Identity - Robert Ludlum
20. The Giver - Lois Lowry
21. The Princess Bride - William Goldman
22. Where the Red Fern Grows - Wilson Rawls
23. Before I Fall - Lauren Oliver
24. Fallen - Lauren Kate
25. Hush, Hush - Becca Fitzpatrick

26. Halo - Alexandra Adornetto
27. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - J.K. Rowling
28. Linger - Maggie Stiefvater
29. Speak - Laurie Halse Anderson
30. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society - Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows
31. The Notebook - Nicholas Sparks
32. Tuesdays With Morrie - Mitch Albom
33. The DUFF - Kody Keplinger
34. Acheron - Sherrilyn Kenyon
35. Fire - Kristin Cashore
36. Poison Study - Maria V. Snyder
37. Vampire Academy - Richelle Mead
38. Wuthering Heights - Emily Bronte
39. Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix - J.K. Rowling
40. Laid Bare - Lauren Dane
41. The Other Boleyn Girl - Philippa Gregory
42. Persuasion - Jane Austen
43. Emma - Jane Austen
44. Nightshade - Andrea Cremer

45. Shadow Hills - Anastasia Hopcus
46. Beautiful Creatures - Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl
47. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - J.K. Rowling
48. Pride and Prejudice and Zombies - Jane Austen & Seth Grahame-Smith
49. The Passage - Justin Cronin

50. Torment - Lauren Kate
51. A Certain Wolfish Charm - Lydia Dare
52. A Midsummer Night's Dream - William Shakespeare
53. Breaking Dawn - Stephenie Meyer

54. Lover Avenged - J.R. Ward
55. The BFG - Roald Dahl
56. The Iron Queen - Julie Kagawa

57. Treasure Island - Robert Louis Stevenson
58. Memoirs of a Geisha - Arthur Golden
59. Beautiful Darkness - Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl
60. Crank - Ellen Hopkins
61. Delirium - Lauren Oliver
62. Silver Borne - Patricia Briggs

63. Dracula - Bram Stoker
64. Leaving Paradise - Simone Elkeles
65. Little Women - Louisa May Alcott

I was suprised to see that I actually own a decent number of books that made the lists.  Hence why my list of titles is 65 titles long!  NOTE:  All books that are listed here that are either Romance or YA/MG will have there reviews linked to this post.


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~Jennifer~ said...

Thanks for joining! Wow, what a list!I had 27 on my TBR that were on the list and I thought that was a lot. Hope you have lots of fun!